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Some common Transition words are further, indeed, moreover, also, or, too, nor, alternatively, in fact, on the other hand, as a matter of fact, particularly, speaking of, regarding, with regards to, likewise, namely and in other words. Other transition words used are however, but, whereas, on the other hand, conversely, besides, nevertheless, although, either way, in any case, in any event and instead, to start with, at first, secondly, subsequently, previously, eventually, next, afterwards, eventually, finally, anyway, and altogether. The common transition words for a cause and effect essay are because, for as much as, as long as, granted that, hence, as a result of, consequently, therefore, accordingly, for the purpose of, so as to, under those circumstances, otherwise, in that case, and if so.   Transitions should be used whenever you change ideas in a paper. Adding transitions between phrases or sentences can explain how
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Unformatted text preview: ideas are connected and help the paper flow smoothly. Transitions are used to form one thought to the other, one sentence to the next, and one paragraph to another, this is key to creating clear meaning and flow in any paper. The use of transitions can in fact change the affect of the main point in your essay, I found two examples to show so you can see the difference transitions make. Main idea # 1 Sometimes students need to spend "extra" time doing research because they are not satisfied with what they have found so far in the research process, or they worry that they have not found enough. Main idea # 2 Students often feel rushed during the proofreading stage of their writing process. Here is an example of each type of transition linking the same two main ideas....
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